Event

2021 Oct 27

Development Talks: Economic Policy in Albania after Three Crises

12:00pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

Zoom (registration information below)

The Growth Lab's "Development Talks" is a series of conversations with policymakers and academics working in international development. The seminar provides a platform for practitioners and researchers to discuss both the practice of development and analytical work centered on policy. 

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2021 Oct 07

The Implementation of the Venezuelan Temporary Statute of Protection Enacted by the Government of Colombia

10:00am to 11:15am

Location: 

Zoom.

In March 2021, the Government of Colombia approved an innovative solution for the crisis of Venezuelan migrants and refugees: the Temporary Statute of Protection. From a multi-disciplinary perspective, the event will discuss the experience with the implementation of the Statue, particularly from the perspective of the socio-economic assimilation of refugees and migrants.

Speakers: Felipe Muñoz, Chief, Migration Unit of the Inter-American Development Bank; Ana María Ibáñez, Economist at the Inter-American Development Bank; Laura Dib, Director of the...

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2021 Jun 09

Private-Public Collaboration in Productive Development Policies: The Experience of the Argentine Mesas Sectoriales, 2016-2019

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Zoom.

Watch the event recording of this seminar and download the presentation slide deck

Joint work by Martin Obaya and Ernesto Stein analyzes Argentina's experience with the Mesas Sectoriales (or sectoral roundtables), a public-private dialogue instrument deployed during the Macri...

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2021 May 19

The Venezuelan Enterprise: Current Situation, Challenges and Opportunities

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Zoom registration information below.

Please register in advance to attend this event. 

When thinking about a potential process of recovery in Venezuela, it is necessary to understand the current situation of the private sector. From end 2013 until end 2020, gross domestic product (GDP) is estimated to have contracted by at least 75%, putting Venezuela's depression among the deepest of the world over the last 60 years. In...

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